At least 10 doctors who signed questionable sick notes were not disciplined

Matthew DeFour and David Wahlberg Wisconsin State Journal 12/17/2011

At least 10 doctors not previously disciplined by the state signed sick notes for Madison School District employees that the district considered fraudulent, according to a State Journal analysis of the notes submitted amid Capitol protests earlier this year.

The newspaper also found that about 570 […]

State reviewing complaints over doctors’ excuse notes

Tom Held Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2/22/2011

Staff at the state Department of Regulation and Licensing have begun to review roughly 300 e-mail complaints about doctors issuing excuse notes for protesters at the state Capitol over the weekend, officials said Tuesday.

Complaints that name a specific doctor and the alleged violations of rules covered by their […]